The Vampire Diaries is developed by Dawson’s Creek creator Kevin Williamson and Julie Plec. The series began almost a decade ago, premiering on CW on 10th September 2009. It is inspired by the best selling novel of L.J. Smith sharing a similar title.
The plot is set in a paranormal town, Mystic Falls, where a teenage girl Elena Gilbert resides. She is stuck amidst a complex yet intriguing love triangle between two handsome vampire brothers, Damon and Stefan Salvatore.
Along with its human inhabitants, the town also inhabits several other paranormal creatures which led to the creation of two spin-offs- The Originals and Legacies. With the eight season releasing 4years ago, fans have been super crazy for the next season. Continue reading to know more about the 9th season.
Release Date For The Vampire Diaries Season 9
With the eighth season premiering on 21st October 2016, the season finale premiered on 10th March 2017 after only eight episodes. With the season finale, fans had become more curious regarding the status of the 9th season.
However, unfortunately, as far as season 9 is concerned, the makers after renewing the 8th season with CW, announced regarding season 8 to be the series finale. So, as of now, the 9th season for Vampire Diaries stands canceled.
Few fans are disappointed, but the makers had made sure to tie all the loose ends and bid a proper farewell to each character. So, finally, the ever-lasting supernatural romantic series, of the two Salvatore brothers have now come to an end. It’s sad but true.
But, even if the makers wish to come back with another season, we expect it to be a reboot or to have a different story. The Vampire Diaries may return with a new storyline or a new angle. But for that, we need to wait for official notification.
Cast Of The Vampire Diaries Season 9
- Ian Somerhalder as Damon Salvatore
- Nina Dobrev as Elena Gilbert
- Paul Wesley as Stefan Salvatore
Plot Of The Show
The series is set in a fictional and paranormal city, Mystic falls. It traces the life of Elena Gilbert, an orphaned teenage girl who resides in the town with her little brother. Her parents die in a car accident as she falls in love with an ancient (162 years) vampire named Stefan Salvatore.
However, their love story gets complicated, as Stefan’s elder brother, Damon marks his entry. He plans to bring back their (Both Stefan and Damon’s) past love, Katherine Pierce, who is a look-alike of Elena, back to life.
Eventually, Damon and Stefan get past their grudge to protect the only girl, they love the most. The story also unfolds several other mystical creatures such as The Originals, werewolves, witches, hybrids, ghosts.
For more updates, stay tuned.